Legalization presents Canadian universities and colleges with new challenges. Can they cope?

Heading into his third year of university, declining grades paired with a mounting workload were almost enough to convince Halifax student Stephen Trainer to drop out of his program.

When the stress of school was leading to progressively restless nights, Trainer’s doctor prescribed melatonin, a sleep aid.

Frustrated by the side effects and an ever-increasing dosage, Trainer (whose name we have changed to protect his privacy) began instead to self-medicate with a small joint before bed.

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Charlotte Ottaway ~ Macleans.ca via 420Intel.com

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